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Ma Ying-jeou, the current president of Taiwan, is a member of the Kuomintang, Taiwan’s Nationalist party. He is often called “Taiwan’s Obama” by the Taiwanese media.

Elected president of Tawain in 2008 after having served as mayor of Taipei, Ma Ying-jeou has become very popular, particularly with young people, for his stands against corruption and for working toward improving the international status of Taiwan as well as economic relations with mainland China.

During Taiwan’s 2008 presidential election

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By |2014-12-16T16:54:04-05:00January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Biography, Governance|Comments Off on MA Ying-jeou (Mǎ Yīngjiǔ 马英九)|Mǎ Yīngjiǔ 马英九 (MA Ying-jeou)

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